Lake Tekapo And Lake Pukaki Day Tour - Christchurch

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 12 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
  • Departure Details :
    Christchurch Hotels or Preferred Location in Christchurch.


Lake Tekapo is 3.5 hours drive from Christchurch and lies in the heart of Mackenzie Country. It is one of the most popular tourist destination & provides exquisite views of the remarkable turquoise colored lake, iconic landmark Church of The Good Shepherd & the magnificent Mt. Cook. Lake Tekapo is the second largest of the three roughly parallel lakes running north south in the Mackenzie Basin (others being Lake Pukaki & lake Ohau).The scenery at Lake Tekapo is magical; with a combination of milky blue colored lake, golden tussock, snow capped Southern Alps and stunning clear skies day & night. A 40 minutes drive from Lake Tekapo, will lead you to another gorgeous shimmering blue jewel, Lake Pukaki.


  • Private tour
  • Transport by air-conditioned late model Mercedes Benz vans.
  • Hotel Pick up and Drop Off.
  • Entry to Tekapo Springs: Includes hot pools, waterslide & aqua play area for kids in summer (October to April). And during winters, hot pools and ice skating (May to September).
  • Complimentary Hotspot WIFI provided.
  • Complimentary light refreshments provided.


  • Meals.

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TOUR Highlights:

  • Pick-up from your hotel/ apartment or preferred location in Christchurch.
  • Take the drive through Ashburton making frequent stops on the way.
  • Stretch legs at the picturesque little town of Fairlie.
  • Visit the heart of Mackenzie Country, the captivating Lake Tekapo.
  • Visit the Church of Good Shepherd & the well-recognized statue of sheepdog.
  • Drive or take a walk to Mt John Observatory for unbeatable views of alpine landscapes.
  • Soak up & unwind in Tekapo Springs offering 3-tiered Hot Pools, Spa, waterslide, ice skating & aqua play area for kids.
  • Take a 40-minute drive to Lake Pukaki, another long large jewel in the Mackenzie Basin & capture the stunning views of Mt Cook. Drive back to Christchurch via same scenic route.
  • Return back & drop-off to your location.

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Swimming costumes & towels available on hire ($5 each plus $20 returnable deposit).

Cancellation Policy

  • If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
  • If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
  • If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
  • Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
  • Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.